Jon Kaplan

John, Prince Hamlet and Our Town top NOW's list of the year's best Toronto shows more

Dec 18, 2017 2:21 PM Theatre


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All are invited to attend a free memorial for NOW's beloved senior theatre writer on September 19 more

Aug 22, 2017 2:30 PM Theatre

Memories of Jon Kaplan and political/artistic pleas marked the annual celebration of Toronto's performing arts scene more

Jun 27, 2017 7:07 PM Theatre


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And theatres across the country memorialize him with chairs, rooms and plaques more

Jun 18, 2017 3:41 PM Theatre

The fest launches its new Scadding Court site more

Jun 6, 2017 3:12 PM Theatre

Plus: Big up for Charles Officer's Black activism more

May 3, 2017 12:38 PM Letters To The Editor

My friend and fellow theatre writer wasn't territorial about shows, and he was always more concerned with others than himself more

May 2, 2017 3:33 PM Theatre 8 Comments

Since Friday, when we shared the terrible news that our beloved senior theatre writer had died, we've been flooded with tributes, memories and love in honour of Jon Kaplan. Thank you, Toronto. more

May 1, 2017 3:02 PM Stage

Spoon River

Cylla von Tiedemann

>>>> In this musical, characters present a loving and sometimes sarcastic view of their lives on earth more

Apr 17, 2017 11:00 AM Musicals

Little Pretty And The Exceptional

Joseph Michael

There’s comedy and touching moments, but not all the characters are well developed more

Apr 10, 2017 1:57 PM Theatre

Our Town

Jeremy Mimnagh

>>> Theatre Rusticle’s movement-inspired production of Thornton Wilder’s classic is touching and thoughtful more

Mar 31, 2017 1:17 PM Theatre

Boys With Cars

Andrew Alexander

>>> Indian dance and gesture intensify a pair of linked stories more

Mar 25, 2017 11:31 AM Theatre

The Orange Dot

John Lauener

>>> What begins as an everyday tale takes a turn into feminist mythology more

Mar 20, 2017 4:37 PM Theatre

The Man Who Married Himself

Orchid Fung

>>> Indian dance and song give excitement to the tale of a love triangle more

Mar 13, 2017 2:13 PM Opera

John & Waleed

Michael Cooper

The musicians, one Canadian and one Sudanese, share their stories and their respective musical heritages more

Mar 3, 2017 5:50 PM Musicals

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Andrew Oxenham

Graduating class cross-cast in As You Like It and A Midsummer Night’s Dream more

Feb 24, 2017 11:27 AM Theatre

Deceitful Above All Things

John Gundy

Strong-spirited women and a half-native coureur des bois drive this production more

Feb 21, 2017 11:33 AM Theatre

Scenes From A Tree

Emilie Bouchard

The changing of the seasons offers a framework for the change in our lives more

Feb 18, 2017 12:03 PM Theatre


Joan Marcus

By-the-numbers production misses much of the show’s darkness more

Feb 16, 2017 5:35 PM Musicals

James And The Giant Peach

Cylla von Tiedemann

Despite some lively musical numbers and performances, this musical doesn’t always hold its young audience more

Feb 12, 2017 6:49 PM Musicals


Michael Cooper

The fourth part of Richard Wagner’s Ring Cycle sets ruthless power against passionate love more

Feb 7, 2017 12:30 PM Opera

Measure For Measure

Groundling Theatre Company

>>> Groundling Theatre’s staging hits all the right notes, serious and comic more

Feb 3, 2017 4:36 PM Theatre

Métis Mutt

Ryan Parker

Actor/comedian Sheldon Elter journeys from putdowns to empowerment more

Feb 1, 2017 5:55 PM Theatre 1 Comments

PlayME's Agamemnon

Aviva Armour-Ostroff

Series enters its second season with a Nicolas Billon hit more

Jan 27, 2017 1:07 PM Theatre

The Audience

Cylla von Tiedemann

Peter Morgan’s play rushes through a series of historic British moments more

Jan 22, 2017 5:25 PM Theatre 1 Comments

Artistic director emeritus of the Shaw Festival honoured for his contribution to the performing arts in Canada more

Jan 19, 2017 10:48 AM Theatre

Don't let the weather get you down. Here are 10 people who are sure to generate lots of heat this season. more

Jan 11, 2017 12:50 PM , Stage

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